murder http://wkms.org en Second Arrest Made in Holly Bobo Case http://wkms.org/post/second-arrest-made-holly-bobo-case <p>Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents have &nbsp;made a second arrest in connection to the disappearance and murder of Holly Bobo, a former University of Tennessee at Martin Nursing Student. &nbsp;Bobo disappeared from her home near Decaturville, TN on the morning of April 13, 2011.</p><p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:45:45 +0000 Troy Taylor 40228 at http://wkms.org Second Arrest Made in Holly Bobo Case Murray Attorney Pens True Tale of Murder and Redemption http://wkms.org/post/murray-attorney-pens-true-tale-murder-and-redemption <p>In 1922, the Graves County Sheriff was murdered in the courthouse in front of several witnesses. A few days later, his wife is appointed sheriff and begins her quest for redemption. Murray attorney Sid Easley tells this true tale in his book, <em>A Courthouse Tragedy</em>. Easley joins Kate Lochte in the studio during <em>Sounds Goo</em>d to describe the fateful events and reads from his book.</p><p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 21:46:34 +0000 Kate Lochte 38528 at http://wkms.org Murray Attorney Pens True Tale of Murder and Redemption 2 Former Oak Grove Policemen Charged in 1994 Murder http://wkms.org/post/2-former-oak-grove-policemen-charged-1994-murder <div><p>Nearly 20 years after two young women were shot and stabbed to death at a Kentucky massage parlor, two former police officers stand charged in connection with their deaths.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:19:17 +0000 Rob Canning & The Associated Press 36735 at http://wkms.org 2 Former Oak Grove Policemen Charged in 1994 Murder Kentucky Supreme Court Upholds Dunlap Death Sentence http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-supreme-court-upholds-dunlap-death-sentence <p>The Kentucky Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a Western Kentucky man who pleaded guilty in 2010 to killing three children and attacking their mother near Fort Campbell.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:53:02 +0000 Rob Canning & The Associated Press 32320 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Supreme Court Upholds Dunlap Death Sentence Kentucky Supreme Court Overturns Murder Conviction of Teenager http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-supreme-court-overturns-murder-conviction-teenager <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The conviction and 50-year prison sentence of a Kentucky teenager has been overturned after the Kentucky Supreme Court concluded his confession was coerced. The high court today ordered a new trial for 19-year-old Garrett Thomas Dye. A jury convicted Dye in 2011 of beating his adopted sister to death.</span></p><p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 16:44:14 +0000 Rob Canning & The Associated Press 32319 at http://wkms.org Taylor Accepts Plea Deal in Evrard Murder Case http://wkms.org/post/taylor-accepts-plea-deal-evrard-murder-case <p></p><p>A McCracken County woman has accepted a plea deal in the 2010 murder of CaSondra Evrard. Jamie Taylor, along with her husband Mark, and daughter Jasmine were charged in the case. The Paducah Sun reports Taylor received two life sentences for kidnapping and murder. The sentences will run concurrent with a five year jail term for tampering with evidence. A judge will officially hand down the sentences after Mark and Jasmine Taylor’s trials. Fri, 14 Dec 2012 14:33:25 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Paducah Sun 25692 at http://wkms.org Taylor Accepts Plea Deal in Evrard Murder Case Clarksville Fratricide http://wkms.org/post/clarksville-fratricide <p></p><p>Clarksville, Tenn., police have charged a 23-year-old man with shooting his 15-year-old brother in the head and killing him. Brian Holden Smith is being held without bond at the Montgomery County jail.</p><p></p> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 15:26:05 +0000 Dave Shinall & The Associated Press 24844 at http://wkms.org Clarksville Fratricide Two Indicted for 1999 Murder http://wkms.org/post/two-indicted-1999-murder <p>A Greenville woman whose 4-year-old daughter died in a fire 13 years ago and a family friend have been charged with murder in the girl’s death. Kentucky State Police officials say an Ohio County grand jury indicted Virginia Whitfield of Greenville and Tony Lear Tuesday after finding new evidence. They were also charged with two counts of first-degree assault and one count of first-degree arson. Police say the child died in October 1999 from injuries she suffered in a fire a month earlier in Beaver Dam. Two other children escaped but did suffer smoke inhalation. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 12:30:49 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 23390 at http://wkms.org Two Indicted for 1999 Murder Thomas Lattus Incompetent to Stand Trial http://wkms.org/post/thomas-lattus-incompetent-stand-trial <p>The man who allegedly killed Hickman Mayor Charles Murphy in January was found incompetent to stand trial. Police say 30 year-old Thomas Lattus came into the station and stated he had killed the mayor a little after 1 am the night of the murder. Lattus will be committed to Western State Hospital in Hopkinsville to be treated for up to 360 days or until doctors determine he is competent to be tried. Commonwealth Attorney Mike Stacy says he disagrees with the ruling, but he’s confident Lattus will still be prosecuted.</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 20:20:41 +0000 Shelly Baskin 21465 at http://wkms.org Thomas Lattus Incompetent to Stand Trial Graves Murder Trial Set for Next March http://wkms.org/post/graves-murder-trial-set-next-march <p></p><p>Two Graves County men charged with murder in a triple shooting will face a March 2013 trial.&nbsp; The Paducah Sun reports Kenon Andrews and Jacob Carder appeared in Graves Circuit Court yesterday.&nbsp; Judge Timothy Starks set a joint trial for March 3. Police say Carder and Andrews shot 25-year-old Ashley Lambert, 22-year-old Jonathan Cagle and 18-year-old Whitley Moore last March.&nbsp; Moore was the only survivor.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 13:48:53 +0000 Dave Shinall & The Paducah Sun 21381 at http://wkms.org Graves Murder Trial Set for Next March